Nelly Furtado secretly married her boyfriend earlier this year.
Furtado, 29, married sound engineer Demacio Castellon on 19 July. The couple had worked together on Furtado's 2006 album, Loose.
She told Entertainment Tonight Canada, "I love it. I'm happy... I'm excited about the future."
Furtado shot to fame in 2000 with her her hit single I'm Like a Bird and debut album Whoa, Nelly!
Speaking about her marriage, Furtado added, "I just feel kind of free and relaxed and more in tune with trying not to be so stressed out."